Meaning of revestment in English:

revestment

Pronunciation /ˌriːˈvɛs(t)m(ə)nt/

noun

  • The return of a territory, piece of land, etc., to the control of a monarch or other authority; an instance of this.

    Originally and chiefly with reference to the Isle of Man, which was revested in the British Crown in 1765.

Origin

Late 18th century. From revest + -ment.